BPD Community Alert: Boston Police Detectives Seek the Public’s Help in Connection to Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident in South Boston


At about 3:38 PM on Thursday July 25, 2018, officers assigned to District C-6 (South Boston) responded to a call for a motor vehicle accident in the area of L Street and East Sixth Street. During the incident, two young children were struck and seriously injured. One of the children was later pronounced deceased while the second child remains hospitalized at this time.

The Boston Police Department is seeking assistance from anyone who was in the area at the time of this incident. Specifically, detectives are seeking to obtain any witness photos or cell phone video taken before, during and/or after the collision that may assist with the investigation. Anyone with images or videos is asked to email them directly to Sergeant Detective Thomas Barrett at thomas.barrett@pd.boston.gov